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This Indian Sketch Comedy Group Is Taking on Rape Culture - Mother Jones

This Indian Sketch Comedy Group Is Taking on Rape Culture - Mother Jones | Inequality | Scoop.it
Indian Express This Indian Sketch Comedy Group Is Taking on Rape Culture Mother Jones The above video—staged as a public service announcement—has a message for women dealing with the trauma of rape and sexual assault: "It's your fault." Two Indian...
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Forget the unemployment rate. Here’s the chart to focus on on jobs day.

Forget the unemployment rate. Here’s the chart to focus on on jobs day. | Inequality | Scoop.it
“Forget the unemployment rate. The employment to population ratio is where it's at — especially if broken down by age group.”
Via Jocelyn Stoller
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A good look at unemployment by age and gender.
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Scientific American: Women more often feel responsible for the happiness of othe...

Scientific American: Women more often feel responsible for the happiness of others. True?
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Is empowering women the answer to ending poverty in the developing world?

Is empowering women the answer to ending poverty in the developing world? | Inequality | Scoop.it
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Good questions within this article that all GP students should consider. 

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Marriage equality for England and Wales

Marriage equality for England and Wales | Inequality | Scoop.it
England and Wales have become the latest countries to legalise same sex marriage - the first weddings are expected to take place mid 2014. In the bills final
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It would be good to know this and think of the impacts such progress has on the Family as a social institution. What other impacts can you think of? 

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The World Before Her

The World Before Her | Inequality | Scoop.it
The World Before Her is a feature length documentary film. Directed by Nisha Pahuja, Produced by Storyline Entertainment, Nisha Pahuja and Cornelia Principe. Executive Producers Ed Barreveld, Mike Chamberlain, Nisha Pahuja and Andy Cohen.
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A documentary that shares the gender inequality from the Hindu perspective. 

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2 women claim to be sacked by managing agent of WP town council for being pregnant

2 women claim to be sacked by managing agent of WP town council for being pregnant | Inequality | Scoop.it
Two women had accused the managing agent of the town council run by the Workers' Party (WP) of "unfairly dismissing" them because they were pregnant.
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Fighting forced labor helps women beat poverty - CNN (blog)

Fighting forced labor helps women beat poverty - CNN (blog) | Inequality | Scoop.it
Fighting forced labor helps women beat poverty
CNN (blog)
Across the planet, about one in every seven of us lives in extreme poverty, having to survive on less than $1.25 a day.
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Bangladesh: Empowering women to fight poverty | UNDP

Bangladesh: Empowering women to fight poverty | UNDP | Inequality | Scoop.it
The story of Shyamola Begum is one personal example of how Bangladesh has slashed its poverty by half.
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